Archive for November, 2011
“Human rights are as important as economic interests,” Dr Sangay tells EU
Amidst flagging European hopes for a Chinese bailout, Kalon Tripa Dr Lobsang Sangay urged the European Union (EU) not to compromise on human rights issues in Tibet for economic gains. “We have always said that the economic interests of any country are important but at the same time human rights... Continue Reading
Tibetan Parliament Speaker to Join Kalon Tripa and DIIR Kalon in Brussels
: The Speaker of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile is on a visit to several European countries to meet parliamentarians including MEPs, government officials, Tibet supporters among other important set of engagements. Before departing for Europe, Speaker Penpa Tsering attended water conference and the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile’s internal conclave in New Delhi from... Continue Reading
The Netherlands Urged to Address China-Tibet issues.
Tibetans and their supporters are urging the Dutch government to take part in international efforts to free Tibet. They commemorated the Tibetan monks who recently set themselves on fire and held a hunger strike in front of the Parliament in The Hague on Wednesday.   Groups supporting Tibet passed a... Continue Reading